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What’s the relation between Product Backlog and Iceberg?

Having an iceberg-shaped product backlog should be a goal for any agile team. If you structure your backlog to have small, ready-to-develop items near the top and larger items with less clarity below you’ll find your team spending less time overall in product backlog refinement.

Can a Scrum Master be an effective leader when working remotely?

In sense of working remotely and role of a Scrum Master, there’s a dilemma: on one hand, one company has a flexible work policy that includes giving employees an opportunity to work from home, and on the other hand, most of our agile teams are primarily collocated, thus making the absence of a Scrum Master onsite noticeable.

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The Beauty of Working Remotely: How Agile Serbia team does it?

We are hardworking bees in order to be agile even we're working remotely! Find out pros & cons for this kind of job!

Am I the Right Person for Scrum Master Role

Am I the right person for the Scrum Master role?

Scrum Master is one of the roles defined in Scrum Framework, which says that one Scrum team consists of a Product Owner, Development Team and a Scrum Master. In a nutshell, the Scrum Master is responsible for the Scrum team living the Scrum values and principles. But what does that really mean?

The Product Owner Role in a Scrum Team

The Product Owner Role in Scrum Team

The ideal Scrum team consists of 6-8 members, one of whom is a Product Owner, the other is a Scrum Master and there is a development team – a group of specialists in various fields. The Product Owner aims to maximize the value of a product/service that Scrum team develops.

Ten Tips for More Effective Daily Scrums

Ten Tips for More Effective Daily Scrums

Mike Cohn wrote ten tips for improving your Daily Scrum meetings. What tips can you share that have helped with your Daily Scrums?

The Career Path of a Scrum Master

The Career Path of a Scrum Master

Mike Cohn wrote a great blog post - The Career Path of a Scrum Master. From his experience, a Scrum Master’s career will usually evolve in one of four directions.

Product Owner as a Product Master

The key piece of a big puzzle - Product Owner as a Product Master

Transitioning to an Agile approach in product development brings a set of new rules, as well as roles and concepts, and the building of a new culture. One of the most important roles within this process is the Product Owner. What a juggler and a wizard this person should be!